In Silent House a teenage girl is working with her uncle and father to clean up the family’s old lake house so they can put it up for sale. While she’s in the house she starts to experience some eerie feelings and for the entire movie we follow Sarah all over the house for minute after minute of frightening suspense.
In the new “R” rated comedy, The Sitter, Jonah Hill plays a college drop-out who becomes the most irresponsible babysitter in New York. He is “coaxed” into sitting by his mother, who’s potential hook-up with a new suitor (a doctor) is dependant on her friend’s ability to find someone to babysit her three bad kids.
While he was busy with his law practice his wife was busy having an affair and making plans to leave him. It seems everyone knew about the situation, including his two daughters, except him. He discovers the truth while his wife is laying in a coma after a boating accident. Oh yeah, by the way, this movie is a comedy.
Like in the ’82 version of “The Thing” a team of scientist makes an amazing discovery in the Antarctic; an alien spacecraft with an alien trapped in the ice! After the scientific team cuts out the block of ice, with the alien enclosed, they soon discover that “The Thing” is still alive!